Sunday, August 03, 2008
Branson reveals space tourism mothership
The White Knight Two is unveiled by billionaire Richard Branson, left, in the Mojave Desert. The carrier aircraft is designed to launch passenger-carrying SpaceShipTwo as part of Branson’s commercial space program. Burt Rutan, right, is the owner of Scaled Composites and one of the designers of SpaceShipTwo.
(Allison Louie-Garcia and Jens Jonason for Yahoo! News)
Posted by Pete Moss at 8/03/2008 08:24:00 PM